set sb/sth on sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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set sb/sth on sb

phrasal verb with set uk   us   /set/ verb (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set)
to make an ​animal or ​personattack someone: The ​securityguards set ​theirdogs on the ​intruders. If you do that again, I'll set my ​bigbrother on you!
(Definition of set sb/sth on sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “set sb/sth on sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使…攻击(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使…攻擊(某人)…
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